News Now: GOP Train Crash & North Texas Fire DangerWe're following the latest on a crash in Virginia involving a garbage truck and a train that was carrying GOP lawmakers to a retreat. We're also keeping an eye on fire danger across North Texas.
Elevated Fire Risk Results In Red Flag Warnings Across North TexasThe fire danger across North Texas continues to be high and weather condition will keep it that way all week. Together dry air; dry ground, dormant vegetation, low humidity and gusty winds are the perfect storm for grass fires.
'Extremely Critical' Wildfire Alert In Texas, 2 Other StatesFirefighters in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma are bracing for a busy day as unseasonably warm temperatures, gusty winds and low humidity are expected to create dangerous wildfire conditions.
Windy Conditions Raise DFW Fire DangerNorth Texas will see windy and dry conditions on Thursday, and that could mean trouble in the winter season. The threat of wildfires will be increasing throughout the day.
Storm Chances Back In The ForecastAnother nice evening for us as temperatures will drop into the 50s overnight. Tomorrow winds will increase and become gusty out of the south up to 35 mph. Temperatures will warm into the mid 80s.
Red Flag Warning & Wind Advisory In The ForecastThe NWS is saying that Friday will be the worst fire weather day North Texas has seen in over two years.
High Fire Threat, Severe Weather Possible TuesdayA dry line will move into North Texas Tuesday, bringing a Red Flag Warning along with it. Gusty winds and temperatures well into the 80s have officials warning of a high fire threat and severe weather threat Tuesday.